Wednesday 5 July 2017
Panel of new London Chamber of Arbitration is announced
The new arbitration service launched by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has today launched its panel consisting of 19 members.
The London Chamber of Arbitration was first launched in May to offer members of LCCI and other businesses an in-house service rather than acting as a referral point.
The members of the panel of the London Chamber of Arbitration drawn from the ranks of former members of the Judiciary and current senior practitioners are:
Sir Richard Aikens
Honourable Michael Beloff QC
Sir Jeremy Cooke
Roderick Cordara QC
Sir Peter Cresswell
Paul Darling QC
Sir Anthony Edwards-Stuart
Ian Glick QC
Robert Griffiths QC (President of the London Chamber of Arbitration)
Hilary Heilbron QC
The Honourable Dyson Heydon AC QC
Sir Maurice Kay
Sir Martin Moore-Bick
Timothy Otty QC
Nigel Pleming QC
Mr Laurence Rabinowitz QC
Peter Rees QC
David Scorey QC
Sir Stephen Tomlinson
President of the London Chamber of Arbitration, Robert Griffiths QC said: "This is an impressive panel embodying a great deal of experience and we are confident of offering an excellent service for all businesses, including current members of LCCI."
The London Chamber of Arbitration resurrects a historical role for the LCCI as it traditionally played a major role in the provision of arbitration facilities for its members and those who had inserted appropriate arbitration clauses in their contracts.
However, in the recent past the practice has been to refer disputes to other arbitration bodies.
The London Chamber of Arbitration can also provide mediation and alternative dispute resolution services on request.
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NOTES TO EDITOR:
1. LCCI is the capital's most representative business organisation, with members ranging in size from multi-national companies to SMEs and sole traders.
2. Unless otherwise agreed by the parties the seat of the arbitration will be in London and will be heard at Central Court, 25 Southampton Buildings, London WC2A 1AL.
3. The arbitrations will be determined in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the London Chamber of Arbitration which can be obtained from the Interim Registrar email@example.com